Top Art Schools in Australia

The following are amongst the the top leading art schools in Australia:

Australian National University - The ANU School of Art (SoA) has built a great reputation as a leading arts educator offering specialist training in Art Theory, Ceramics, Glass, Gold and Silversmithing, Painting, Photography and Media Arts (including digital video, computer animation, networked art and electronic sound), Printmedia and Drawing, Sculpture, Textiles and Furniture.

College of Fine Arts (COFA) - It is a faculty of the University of New South Wales (UNSW), a founding member of the Group of Eight (Go8) research intensive universities in Australia. UNSW has been named the top university in Australia for the quality of its learning and teaching by the Federal Government's Learning and Teaching Performance Fund.

Queensland College of Art - Established in 1881, the Queensland College of Art is one of Australia's longest-running art and design colleges. The College is part of Griffith University.

RMIT School of Art - The School of Art has a long acclaimed position as the first preference Art School in Melbourne City and the State of Victoria.

Monash University Faculty of Art & Design - The faculty offers a range of courses which are professional, flexible, contemporary and relevant.

Victorian College of the Arts (University of Melbourne) - It offers a broad range of undergraduate and graduate study opportunities as well as short course programs.

Southern Cross University - The School of Arts and Social Sciences provides high quality teaching and focussed research, which aims to equip graduates with the necessary skills for careers in rapidly changing and competitive regional, national and global environments.

National Art School (NAS) - It is the oldest and most prestigious visual arts institute in Australia, with origins that can be traced back to 1843. NAS has a rich tradition of artistic practice and a well-renowned alumni.

Sydney College of the Arts (SCA) - It is the visual arts faculty of the University of Sydney. SCA is a leading provider of contemporary art education and research around the world.

Adelaide College of the Arts - It is a purpose-built centre for the delivery of Arts Education within South Australia, with particular emphasis on Visual and Performing Arts.

* Suggested Reading: List of Top Universities in Australia